Business After 5

Thursday, September 28, 2023 – 5 pm to 7 pm La Cle – 63 Main Street, Penetanguishene Hosted by The Economic Development Corporation North Simcoe (EDCNS)  Be the first local business leaders to hear EDCNS’s pitch of an Innovation Hub supporting the growth of all businesses in North Simcoe.  Light refreshments will be served. To […]

Registration Now Open: Food Venture Program – Recipe to Retail

Food Venture Program

Registration is now open for the Food Venture Program – Recipe to Retail. Whether you are a restaurant owner, foodpreneur, student or foodie – this 12-week bootcamp will get your favourite recipe retail ready! By the end of this program, entrepreneurs will have a solidified business plan to launch their business, receive all of the […]

Georgian launches free credential program for tourism sector

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Georgian College is introducing an UpSkill Tourism micro-credential program to address the labour challenges experienced in the hospitality and tourism sector. This fully-funded program offers two distinct and unique micro-credentials that are aimed at supporting the employment skills gap and training challenges specific to today’s hotel, resort and restaurant industries in the Muskoka, Simcoe, Dufferin, […]

Training Opportunity for North Simcoe Manufacturers

Manufacturing in North Simcoe

The City of Barrie and Georgian College in partnership with County of Simcoe and the Simcoe Muskoka Workforce Development Board received funding to deliver part-time (online and in-person), industry recognized micro-credentials from July 2022 to March 2023 in the following subject areas: Fundamental shop skills Precision Machining Hydraulics/pneumatics CNC Industrial Automation Robotics Quality Management Leadership […]